Regions Help & Support


What items do I need to apply for a checking account online?

These are the items you’ll need to open a Regions checking account online:

  • Social Security number
  • Date of birth
  • Email address
  • Personal identification (driver's license or state-issued ID)
  • Expiration date
  • Any one of the following:
  • Credit/debit card
  • Regions checking/savings account
  • Checking/savings account from another bank

If applying for a joint online checking account, you must also have this information for the joint applicant. For more information, please see our online banking page